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"The Cursed" is a very unique free realtime-strategy game based on the Spring engine. The game is about bones, undead, demons, space marines and magic settled in a futuristic environment. It is a fresh mixture of gameplay elements from many popular RTS games.

The game features two unique races: The Cursed - a faction combining undead and demonic creatures and the Imperial Guards - human forces with high-tech weapons and incredible firepower. Many units in game have unique abilities, like burrowing, rocket jumping, teleporting, transmutation and aura casting. You will experience a war that is fought with tanks, guns, space crafts, bone dragons, priest, demons, werewolf and angels.
 
 
For Linux & Mac users and everyone unwilling to wait for a new installer version: you have to install the game manually (as I don't have any idea about creating Linux or Mac installation files). First you need to install the Spring Engine manually and then put the game content into the Spring\games directory. You'll also have to install maps manually.

Users with ATI graphics cards: There are several known issues with the Spring engine when playing on computers with ATI graphics adapters. Latest catalyst drivers are causing some trouble with particle effects when ground decals are activate. If you do not want that - Cataclyst 11.3 will work perfectly with Spring Engine. With recent drivers you may encounter problems with "bump water" switched on. For other graphical issies please visit Springrts.com.

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0 comments by azaremoth on Nov 28th, 2013

It has been a long time since the last update. Actually I was waiting for the next stable and fully working Spring engine release. I skipped Spring 93.0-94.0 for several different reasons/issues and thus it took some time. Spring 95.0 looks stable and offers tons of bug fixes and new features. Besides making The Cursed ready for the new engine version, lots of things were changed and added to the game.

The game´s economy was drastically changed, as it felt a little “broken” before. The most important thing is, that units do not need energy as upkeep anymore. To compensate for the free energy amount, metal extractors need more power to run. Newly built metal extractors will take some time to reach the maximum extraction speed (progressive mining). Moreover, storage buildings were added to increase your metal and energy capacity.

As a second major change, the cursed faction was strengthened. The shade hero unit has a circle attack now, that hits all nearby enemies. Some units and buildings take more damage. The obelisks have a bigger building range. Burrowed units can not be seen anymore if you walk close to them. … and … and …

Of course, also lots of polishing was done – just check the latest installer.Especially enjoy the new undead marines!

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"The Cursed" is a very unique free realtime-strategy game based on the Spring engine. The game is about bones, undead, demons, space marines and magic...

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Cloudwalker2k3
Cloudwalker2k3 Oct 22 2014, 10:40pm says:

What is the date for Spring 98.0? Every time I run the cursed, Tons of LuaUI fails to work.

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azaremoth
azaremoth Oct 27 2014, 6:23pm replied:

Working on it. I was on holidays, when 98 was released - bad timing ;)

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Cloudwalker2k3
Cloudwalker2k3 Nov 10 2013, 9:12pm says:

Hey Azaremoth, spring 95 is out an I am wondering if the cursed is being updated for it?

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azaremoth
azaremoth Nov 25 2013, 2:38pm replied:

Ready and up now :)

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kbramz001
kbramz001 Aug 25 2013, 4:13pm says:

how powerful a computer do you need to play this?

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azaremoth
azaremoth Aug 26 2013, 1:05pm replied:

If you want all bells and whistles (relating to graphics), the computer should have gaming hardware and be from the last 3 years. If you reduce the graphical details it should also run on older computers.

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Guest
Guest Mar 17 2013, 5:16am says:

Is it possible to make a mod for this game were it is hero v AI?
In a survival wave type of mode
Like the starcraft 2 Mod (i can't remember the name sorry)
If there already is one can you let me know cheers

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DDguy
DDguy Dec 14 2012, 2:41pm says:

This looks like a very interesting game, I'll give it a try, it's been to long since I've played an simple, yet original RTS.

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Isaiahere
Isaiahere Nov 22 2012, 2:03am says:

I suppose I'll give it a try. I hope its good.

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